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Dodge County Wind 345 kV Transmission Line


Project Docket Details

Docket No TL-17-308
Project Name Dodge County Wind 345 kV Transmission Line
Applicant Dodge County Wind, LLC
Description Dodge County Wind, LLC, proposes to construct approximately 25 miles of 345 kV high voltage transmission line in Dodge and Olmstead counties in Minnesota.
Location Dodge County, Olmsted County
Contact Suzanne Steinhauer | Suzanne.Steinhauer@state.mn.us | 651-539-1843
Status
  • 2018-10-04: Application accepted
  • 2018-10-25: Public meeting
  • Upcoming: Scoping decision

Project Summary

Dodge County Wind, LLC (DCW or Applicant), an affiliate of NextEra Energy Resources, proposes to construct approximately 25 miles of 345 kV high voltage transmission line (HVTL)in Dodge and Olmsted counties in Minnesota.  The proposed HVTL will connect DCW's proposed Dodge County Wind Project, a 170 MW wind farm in Dodge and Steele counties, with the Byron substation, where the power from the wind farm will be delivered to the electric grid. 

The 2 routes proposed by DCW share some segments in common.  As proposed, Route A is approximately 21 miles long, and Route B is approximately 26 miles.

Key Project Documents

Date Title Description
07/09/2018 Dodge County Wind 345 kV Route Permit Application Application of Dodge County Wind, LLC for a route permit for a 345 kV high voltage transmission line (HVTL) of approximately 25 miles in Dodge and Olmstead counties

Project Documents

TL-17-308